Coastal defence ships
All Coastal defence ship classes
The list is divided by navy, then ordered by commissioned date of each class (oldest first).
Royal Norwegian Navy
|Tordenskjold (2)||1898 - 1898|
|Eidsvold (2)||1901 - 1901|
Royal Hellenic Navy
|Kilkis (2)||1914 - 1914|
3 ship classes.
Please note that we list the classes by navies that initiated/owned the class. Often vessels of certain classes were then built for other nations (or lent), those ships are not visible here but only through the navies pages or by looking into each class.
War losses: Coastal defence ships
|9 Apr 1940||HNoMS Eidsvold||Eidsvold|
|9 Apr 1940||HNoMS Norge||Eidsvold|
|24 Apr 1941||RHS Kilkis||Kilkis|
|24 Apr 1941||RHS Lemnos||Kilkis|
4 Coastal defence ships lost. See all Allied Warship losses.
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